Do I Need a Lawyer After a Car Accident?

When You Need a Lawyer After an Accident

If you have been injured in a car accident, a number of questions are probably racing through your mind: How much will I have to pay in medical bills? How long will I be out of work? When will I start to feel normal again? Another important question you should ask yourself: Who is going […]

Read More

Beware of Accidents as Traffic Increases

Car Accidents Olympia

Now that Washington’s stay-at-home order has been partially lifted, we can expect traffic to gradually begin to pick up again in Olympia and other cities throughout the state. As traffic continues to increase, it will be important to stay vigilant on the roads. More traffic means more negligent drivers, more aggressive drivers, and – unfortunately […]

Read More

A Look at the DUI Accident Rates in Washington State and Nationwide

Washington Drunk Driving Statistics

Many decades ago, Americans may not have thought as much about drunk driving as they do today. The penalties weren’t as tough back then, the media hadn’t yet made anti-DUI messaging a priority, and drivers might not have known just how common and deadly the problem was. These days, though, almost no one can claim […]

Read More

Car Accidents are the Leading Cause of Childhood Deaths

According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), nearly two children are killed each day in car accidents. In fact, in 2015, “passenger vehicle occupants accounted for the majority of motor vehicle crash deaths for all age groups of children.” Many of these deaths could have been prevented if a car seat was used […]

Read More

What Should You do if You See an Intoxicated Driver?

Here is good advice from Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) from their web site at wwww.madd.org: First, stay as far away from the other vehicle as possible. Second, do not try to pass the vehicle or signal the driver to pull over.  Doing so could result in a collision. Third, take notice of the license […]

Read More